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Land Use & Transportation

New Fund Will Help More Seattle Residents Build Rain Gardens

The city's RainWise stormwater program gets even better with new dollars to cover upfront costs.

VIVA Vancouver Reimagines Urban Streets

A “lighter, quicker, cheaper” approach to tapping community creativity.

Bertha on Track to Resume Tunneling

Area grandmother determined to finish the job.

Smarter Street Talk

Seattle Neighborhood Greenways road tested messages about safe streets. Here's what they learned.

More Tolls for Tacoma Narrows

Yet traffic forecasts still assume steady growth.

Photo Essay: A Family’s Vancouver Bicycle Cruise

The downtown's bikeways, greenways, and separated cycle lanes make for a family-friendly bike ride.

The Comedy and Tragedy of the Port Mann Bridge

Yet another confident projection of endless traffic growth.

Seattle to See Bigger Presence from Little Cars

Car2go Seattle increases fleet by 50%, covers entire city.

The Dark Side of Cheap Gas

Inexpensive gas means more driving, more gas-guzzlers.

Seattle’s Vision Zero Plan

"We should not accept death as a byproduct of commuting."